JMBM Names New Partner in Orange County

Tax, Trusts & Estates Lawyer Scott Harshman Joins Partnership

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro Names New Partner in Orange County
Tax, Trusts & Estates Lawyer Scott Harshman Joins Partnership

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro LLP (JMBM), a full-service law firm with offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Orange County, is pleased to announce that Orange County-based tax, trusts and estates lawyer Scott Harshman has been elected to the Firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2010.

"Scott provides excellent service to the firm’s clients and we are pleased to welcome him to the partnership," said Bruce P. Jeffer, JMBM’s Managing Partner. "Our tax practice and our trusts and estates attorneys are among the best in the country, and they provide ongoing value to our dynamic commercial practice."

Harshman’s practice is focused on taxation, business tax planning, estate planning and wealth preservation. He is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate law by the State Bar of California. Harshman has experience in tax and business matters for high net-worth individuals, including wealth transfer and estate planning techniques, trust administration, income tax planning, corporate and partnership taxation, as well as in the formation of private foundations and public charitable organizations. He earned his J.D. from Whittier Law School in 1998 and an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1999.

“Our high-net-worth clients have benefited from Scott’s expertise in using sophisticated tax techniques and estate planning strategies to preserve their wealth, protect their families and achieve their goals," said Gordon Schaller, tax lawyer and Managing Partner of JMBM’s Orange County office. "His dedication to his clients’ needs is exemplary."

Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro LLP (JMBM) is a full-service law firm committed to providing clients with outstanding results. From our offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Orange County, we serve our clients’ needs worldwide. For more information about the full range of practice areas provided by our attorneys, visit jmbm.com.